The 2008 Games will be Somalia's 7th time competing. No Somalian athlete has won an Olympic medal. The 2008 team will have two athletes. Samiyo Yusuf will compete in the women's 400 meter and 800 meter runs and Abdinasir Sneed will compete in the men's 5000 and 10000 meter runs.
The Olympic Games have not been held in Africa.
2 times so far
No athlete from Laos has ever won an Olympic medal.
Daley Thompson is the greatest decathlon athlete in Commonwealth Games history. He won the event three times: 1978, 1982 and 1986.
No, Babe Didrikson was not a man. She is generally considered the greatest woman athlete of modern times.
china. 5163 times counted in 2012.
Michael Jordan was an olympic athlete two times in his career, once when he was about to became a NBA player in 1984 and the other after the first of his 6 NBA championships in 1992.
They haven't won a single medal in Olympic history, appearing a total of 6 times.
Jews have been athletes since Biblical times. It is unknown who the first Jewish athlete was.
"40-45 minutes approx. (this is just a guess because my friend was in good shape and ran a 1:14.65" This sounds more like a sprint. For an Olympic triathlon, sub 3 hours is a really good time. ~2 hours is professional athlete level.
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